A majority of Senators supported expanding background checks for gun purchases, but were blocked because Republicans used the filibuster to block an up-or-down vote.
In fact, a group of NRA-backed Senate Republicans -- led by Ted Cruz and Rand Paul -- have vowed to filibuster every single gun reform proposal. They won't even allow a vote to take place.
Denounce these filibuster-happy Republicans! Demand an up or down vote on reducing gun violence.
Tell them to stop blocking a vote on gun reform.